Key to success in MMA
At an amatuer level and professional what do people feel is the key to being a good well rounded fighter.
Brazilian Ju jitsu
A little bit of each or finding a dicipline to be your main base?
No right or wrong answer just wanted peoples opinions
bit of everything but you need a strength as well
in all seriousness tho:
fit the training emphasis around the fighter, play to strengths and shore up weaknesses. an ability to throw/takedown is a vital component for any gameplan. if you plan to win standing with strike you will need to be able to keep it there, ergo takedowns skills are a must to use them in reverse. for ground and pound or submission an ability to takedown and end up on top will also be essential.
belly button lint
questionable taste in music
Dive desperately for low percentage submissions as your A game
an inability to change levels without bending 90 degrees at the waist
rep a traditional style/background for your success without ever using any of its techniques
even more tattoos
develop own style called lightning uber Jitz